Film

Film information

title: Transandino
written, shot and directed by: Kasper Piasecki, Kamil Kaczmarek
music: Patryk Lichota
editing: Mathias Mezler
produced by: Joanna M. Chrzanowska, Kamil Kaczmarek, Kasper Piasecki
collaboration: Malwina Karpowicz
country: Polska
year: 2011
duration: 19′10”

Film description

The film takes the viewer on a journey into the Andes. It depicts the route of The Peruvian Central Railway and the majestic landscape which surrounds it. The train starts its run in Lima on the ocean coast. It slowly climbs up into the mountains and after few hours it reaches the altitude of 4,781 m.

Alternative film description:

Sit back and let the film take you on a magnificent journey into the Andes. The Central Railway of Peru was built between 1870 and 1908 and is considered a masterpiece of nineteenth century engineering. The train starts its run in Lima on the ocean coast. It slowly climbs up into the mountains and after few hours it reaches the altitude of 4,781 m. The film depicts the route of the Railway and the majestic landscape which surrounds it. The images are accompanied by experimental score written and performed by Patryk Lichota.